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KAWS

Presenting The Past, 2014

Screenprint on paper
32 × 32 in
81.3 × 81.3 cm
Edition 215/250
This is part of a limited edition set.
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JA
Julien's Auctions

Numbered in pencil lower left "215/250"
Framed: 37 x 37 inches

Numbered in pencil lower left "215/250"
Framed: 37 x 37 inches

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Signed and dated in pencil lower right "Kaws '14"
KAWS
American, b. 1974
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KAWS is a multi-faceted artist straddling the worlds of art and design in his prolific body of work that ranges from paintings, murals, and large-scale sculptures to product design and toy-making. His iconic “XX” signature has its roots in the beginning of his career as a street artist in the 1990s, when he began altering found advertisements by incorporating his own masterful paintings. Evoking the sensibilities of Pop artists like Andy Warhol and Claes Oldenburg, KAWS possesses a sophisticated humor and thoughtful interplay with consumer products and collaborations with global brands. He often draws inspiration and appropriates from popular culture animations to form a unique artistic vocabulary and influential cast of hybrid cartoon and human characters.

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About the work
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Numbered in pencil lower left "215/250"
Framed: 37 x 37 inches

Numbered in pencil lower left "215/250"
Framed: 37 x 37 inches

Medium
Print
Signature
Signed and dated in pencil lower right "Kaws '14"
KAWS
American, b. 1974
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KAWS is a multi-faceted artist straddling the worlds of art and design in his prolific body of work that ranges from paintings, murals, and large-scale sculptures to product design and toy-making. His iconic “XX” signature has its roots in the beginning of his career as a street artist in the 1990s, when he began altering found advertisements by incorporating his own masterful paintings. Evoking the sensibilities of Pop artists like Andy Warhol and Claes Oldenburg, KAWS possesses a sophisticated humor and thoughtful interplay with consumer products and collaborations with global brands. He often draws inspiration and appropriates from popular culture animations to form a unique artistic vocabulary and influential cast of hybrid cartoon and human characters.

KAWS

Presenting The Past, 2014

Screenprint on paper
32 × 32 in
81.3 × 81.3 cm
Edition 215/250
This is part of a limited edition set.
Bidding closed
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